2nd International Press Freedom Seminar: Protecting whistleblowers & journalists

27 November 2018
De Krook
Miriam Makebaplein 1, 9000 Ghent, Belgium

9:00-9:30 Registration

9:30-9:45 Welcome
Prof. dr. Eva Lievens & Prof. dr. Sarah Van Leuven (Ghent University)

9:45-10:30 Keynote: The protection of whistleblowers & journalists under Article 10 ECHR
Em. Prof. dr. Dirk Voorhoof (Ghent University and Legal Human Academy)

10:30-10.50 Coffee break

10:50-12:00 Panel: Initiatives and practices regarding the protection of whistleblowers & journalists
Moderator: Dr. Sarah Vantorre (Ossigeno per l’informazione)
Christel Mercadé-Piqueras (European Commission)
Stef Arends (Apache)
Didier Nachtergaele
Maria Laura Franciosi (Ossigeno per l’informazione)

12:00-12:15 Concluding remarks
Dr. Inger Høedt-Rasmussen (Legal Human Academy and Copenhagen University)

Participation is free, but registration is required!

To register, please fill in the form at the following link before 20 November.